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African-American Political Psychology

Identity, Opinion, and Action in the Post-Civil Rights Era

Editors: Philpot, T., White, I. (Eds.)

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This volume addresses questions such as: How do the unique experiences of Blacks in America influence their political psychology? What are the psychological mechanisms underlying Blacks' orientation toward politics and can these mechanisms help account for observed differences in Black political attitudes and behavior?

About the authors


TASHA PHILPOT Associate Professor in the Department of Government at University of Texas at Austin, USA.
 
ISMAIL WHITE Assistant Professor of Political Science at Ohio State University, USA.

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" African-American Political Psychology is part of the new research agenda in Black politics, providing broader theoretical structure for the study of Black public opinion and introducing methodological innovations for a more complicated, post-civil rights racial world." - Katherine Tate, University of California, Irvine


Table of contents (13 chapters)

  • Introduction: Defining African-American Political Psychology

    Philpot, Tasha S. (et al.)

    Pages 1-8

  • A Meeting of The Minds: Exploring The Intersection of Psychology, Political Science, and Black Politics

    Philpot, Tasha S. (et al.)

    Pages 11-19

  • The Political Science Image of The Black Mind: Politics in The Psychology of African Americans

    McClerking, Harwood K. (et al.)

    Pages 21-33

  • Beliefs In Black and White: How Race Influences Americans’ Perceptions of Themselves, Their Racial Group, and Their National Group

    Eidelson, Roy J. (et al.)

    Pages 37-53

  • Feeling Different: Racial Group-Based Emotional Response to Political Events

    Philpot, Tasha S. (et al.)

    Pages 55-70

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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
African-American Political Psychology
Book Subtitle
Identity, Opinion, and Action in the Post-Civil Rights Era
Editors
  • T. Philpot
  • I. White
Copyright
2010
Publisher
Palgrave Macmillan US
Copyright Holder
Palgrave Macmillan, a division of Nature America Inc.
eBook ISBN
978-0-230-11434-0
DOI
10.1057/9780230114340
Hardcover ISBN
978-0-230-62355-2
Softcover ISBN
978-1-349-38487-7
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
XVIII, 246
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